Events in the College of Arts and Law

Events

Moments of Weightlessness

Moments of Weightlessness

Date
19/02/2016
Description
In this solo show, pianist, inventor and performer Sarah Nicolls explores the extraordinary unexpected characteristics of the instrument, moving it around the stage gradually to reveal her parallel journey into motherhood.
Composers in Conversation

Composers in Conversation

Date
19/02/2016
Description
Judith Weir CBE, awarded the title Master of the Queen's Music in 2014, talks to Professor Michael Zev Gordon about her career and influences.
Friday Night Classics: Rodgers and Hammerstein

Friday Night Classics: Rodgers and Hammerstein

Date
19/02/2016
Description
The University of Birmingham Voices team up with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra for a gala concert of popular songs and choruses from the much loved musicals of Rodgers and Hammerstein. Expect show-stoppers from Oklahoma!, Carousel, South Pacific, The King and I, and The Sound of Music.
Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Date
20/02/2016
Description
The UK's leading contemporary music ensemble BCMG closes the inaugural CrossCurrents festival with a multifaceted programme featuring no fewer than twelve world premieres.
Harmonieband

Harmonieband

Date
22/02/2016
Description
Final year conducting student Benjamin Farrar directs Harmonieband, one of many ensembles from the Centre of Early Music Performance and Research.
What is the basis of social cognition? On behaviour-reading, mindreading, and nativism

What is the basis of social cognition? On behaviour-reading, mindreading, and nativism

Date
22/02/2016
Description
Philosophy Society Seminar given by Emma Borg (Reading).
Understanding gender in the apocalyptic and utopian thinking of so called Islamic State

Understanding gender in the apocalyptic and utopian thinking of so called Islamic State

Date
23/02/2016
Description
Centre for Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Seminar given by Dr Catherine Brown (Department of Theology and Religion, University of Birmingham).
Difficult heritage? Reflections on fascist architecture and its legacy in contemporary Italy

Difficult heritage? Reflections on fascist architecture and its legacy in contemporary Italy

Date
23/02/2016
Description
Dr Simona Storchi (University of Leicester) delivers this Italian Studies research seminar.
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